1. 狮 is the 2206th most frequent character.
  2. has 1 dictionary entry.
  3. appears as a character in 17 words.
  4. appears as a component in 0 characters.


Once :
=> ,
Radical :
=> (dog), No glyph available, (one), (turban/scarf)
Graphical :
=> , , , , , ,

Pinyin & Meaning:

  1. shi1 - lion

Pronunciation Clues:

  1. Pronunciation clue for 狮 (shi1): The component 师 is pronounced as 'shi1'. It has the exact same pronunciation as the character.
  2. Pronunciation clue for 狮 (shi1): The component 一 is pronounced as 'yi1'. It has the same pinyin final.

Example Words:

High Frequency

狮子 (獅子)
狮子座 (獅子座)

Medium Frequency

石狮 (石獅)
舞狮 (舞獅)
Decomposition Levels:
Level 1: Only divided once. So only two components.
Level 2: Radical Decomposition. The character gets decomposed into its lowest radical components. For the complete list visit the Radical wikipedia page.
Level 3: Graphical Decomposition. Shows all the strokes & lowest level of components that make up the character.
If you see questions marks or too many "block" characters, especially when it comes to level 3 decomposition you might need the correct font.